Fine Arts

This class is geared towards adventurous individuals eager to explore new creative terrain and the art educator who wants to expand their thinking of drawing. The class will consider the criteria for successful experimental work and look at contemporary artists using experimental drawing as their primary artistic practice. 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jun 16 - Jun 20
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (with a one-hour lunch)
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This week-long workshop for art educators will include demonstrations of intaglio, embossing, collagraph, and monotype printmaking techniques. Produce your own prints in MCAD's beautiful and expansive printmaking studio and spend a week of your own studio time on technical investigation and personal exploration.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jun 16 - Jun 20
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (with a one-hour lunch)
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Would you like a dedicated time to create and think about your creative work, engage in stimulating discussions, and refresh your outlook on your own work processes?

This workshop is aimed primarily at painters and printmakers who want to explore new possibilities and directions for their work and have fun while doing so.

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
May 29 - Jun 1
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
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This three‐week class will focus on composition, mark making, and perspective. Students will learn a variety of techniques in order to create dynamic, exciting compositions.

Wednesday
Jul 9 - Jul 23
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
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This three‐week class will focus on value, or how to convey light and shadow in drawings.

Wednesday
Jul 30 - Aug 13
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
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This three‐week class will focus on gesture drawing, positive and negative space, and contour and cross‐contour line.

Wednesday
Jun 11 - Jun 25
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
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This introductory class is tailored to those who have never painted and who are ready to take the plunge, and for more advanced painters who want to keep their current skills honed.

Monday
Jun 9 - Aug 11
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
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Looking to create your own sketchbook, journal, guest book, or even recipe book? Or, want to spend a unique night out with friends? In this quick, easy, and fun one‐night workshop, you'll learn the basic tools and techniques of bookbinding and create your own hand‐bound book, one that requires no elaborate equipment, just thread and paper.

Tuesday
Jun 24 - Jun 24
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
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Intended for the studio artist, this class will introduce students to the fundamental principles of color perception and manipulation.

Tuesday
Jun 17 - Jun 24
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
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Throughout the year, Continuing Education sponsors the Figure Drawing Co-op, an open session for anyone interested in drawing from the live nude model. While an MCAD staff member is present to facilitate, there is no instruction provided. / No discounts or coupon codes may be applied to the purchase of a Co-op pass.

Monday, Sunday
Jun 8 - Aug 11
1:00-5:00 p.m. Sunday / 7:00-9:00 p.m. Monday
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